RL Today: Regan Grace linked to rugby union, Cooper’s future and Widdop to Castleford?

Josh McAllister
Regan Grace St Helens

Regan Grace linked to rugby union

St Helens winger Regan Grace has been offered to rugby union clubs for the 2023 season. (Examiner Live)

The 25-year-old Wales international is off-contract at the end of the current season. Champions St Helens are understood to still be in talks with Grace about a potential extension.

Mike Cooper’s future

Wigan Warriors have won the race to sign forward Mike Cooper for the 2023 season. (Examiner Live)

Cooper, 33, is off-contract at Warrington at the end of the current season and Matt Peet is believed to have signed the experienced forward for next season.

Gareth Widdop to Castleford?

Castleford Tigers are in talks with off-contract Warrington half-back Gareth Widdop for 2023. (Examiner Live)

The England international looks set to leave the Halliwell Jones Stadium at the end of the current campaign. Daryl Powell’s side have been linked with NRL full-back Matt Dufty for 2023.

Leigh show interest in Josh Charnley

Championship side Leigh Centurions have shown an interest in Josh Charnley. (Examiner Live)

Warrington coach Daryl Powell confirmed that winger Josh Charnley will leave the club at the end of the season upon the expiry of his contract.

Kyle Amor heading to Championship

Championship club Widnes have secured the services of experienced Warrington prop Kyle Amor for next season. 

Love Rugby League understands that Amor has agreed a deal in principal to join Widnes in the Championship for 2023.

Tom Holroyd receives 10-match ban for punching

Leeds forward Tom Holroyd has received a 10-match ban for a punching charge while playing for Bradford on dual-registration.

Holroyd, 21, was referred by the Match Review Panel on a Grade F punching charge following his dismissal against Newcastle Thunder.


Former Widnes, Hull KR, Leigh, Swinton, North Wales Crusaders prop and Wales international David Mills turns 41 today (June 1).

Also celebrating; Former Scotland representative Geoff Bell (49) and Brisbane Broncos half-back Tyrone Roberts (31).


England World Cup hopeful Makinson is leading the way for points in Super League. The goal-kicking winger has scored 120 points after 13 rounds.